Download E-books Murder in Time: An Ellie Quicke British murder mystery (An Ellie Quicke Mystery) PDF

By Veronica Heley

Ellie Quicke has her paintings minimize out whilst earlier wrongdoings placed the way forward for a toddler she’s grown to like at stake

Ellie opens the door to a guy who's a stranger yet immediately recognisable because the father of her housekeeper’s extraordinary yet tough younger son. Mikey have been conceived at a celebration in which his mom Vera, a schoolgirl, have been drugged and raped. Abdi hadn’t sought after whatever additional to do together with her – then. Twelve years later he's a high-flying advisor whose spouse can't have little ones, and he goals to repay Vera and undertake Mikey: a guideline that doesn't cross down well.

Ellie discovers that Vera nonetheless thinks fondly of her then boyfriend, although he had additionally rejected her after that deadly evening. yet used to be that simply because he had fallen out of affection along with her, or simply because his father have been murdered that very same weekend? may well the 2 occasions were attached? And what half had Vera’s closest associates and her kin performed within the tragedy?

Uncovering betrayals among pals and gaining knowledge of the greed and jealousies in the back of earlier occasions simply makes it more challenging for Vera and Mikey to settle on their destiny . . .

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Download E-books Classic Cashes in (Jack Colby, Car Detective, Book 6) PDF

By Amy Myers

Jack Colby, vehicle detective, takes a doubtless regimen fee that precipitates him right into a risky international of secrets and techniques and murder"
A fee to shop for a vintage Packard saloon from the Thirties on behalf of a shopper must have been regimen for Jack Colby, yet this Packard is specific . . . and as Jack struggles to piece jointly the automobile s background and the secret surrounding it, he's quickly triggered right into a harmful global the place not anything is because it seems.
What is the explanation in the back of enigmatic banking tycoon Philip Moxton s determined hope for this actual automobile? no matter what it's, the automobile s present proprietor, actor Tom Herrick, turns out to grasp it too and is all too keen to promote. but if homicide moves, Jack is drawn right into a hunt for the fact that contains not just his own happiness yet dealing with a constant killer.

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Download E-books A Denial of Death (Helen Binney Mysteries, Book 2) PDF

By Gin Jones

Helen Binney projected a strong photo because the former governor's spouse, and she's no longer approximately to permit a bit factor like disorder strength her into doing something much less now. whereas her pushy nieces imagine she's at death's door, her good-looking attorney good friend thinks she's a sizzling magnet for trouble...and her new gal-pals imagine she's an excellent beginner detective!

When these new gals provide her an attractive venture, Helen can't refuse proving her usefulness to the nay-sayers in her existence. She speedy dives into investigating the disappearance of a member in their charitable knitting workforce. but if the yarn path results in a husband in denial, a mystery checking account, and a shallow grave, it's transparent that somebody else sees Helen in yet one more unflattering mild: as a chance that should be completely neutralized! If Helen can retain her wits approximately her, she are able to untangle herself from one sticky scenario, and capture a killer within the strategy.

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Download E-books The Case of the Velvet Claws: A Perry Mason Mystery #1 (Perry Mason Mysteries) PDF

Criminal legal professional and bestselling secret writer Erle Stanley Gardner wrote approximately one hundred fifty novels that experience offered three hundred million copies around the world. Now, the yankee Bar organization is bringing again his most renowned and enduring novels—featuring felony safeguard attorney and sleuth Perry Mason—in amazing exchange paperback versions.

Married Eva Griffin has been stuck with a widespread congressman, and is able to pay the editor of a sleazy tabloid hush cash to guard the flesh presser. yet first Perry Mason tracks down the writer of the blackmailing tabloid and discovers a stunning mystery, which finally results in Mason being accused of homicide.

This is the 1st Perry Mason secret and our creation to secretary Della highway, detective Paul Drake, and the good attorney himself.

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Download E-books Appleby On Ararat (Inspector Appleby) PDF

By Michael Innes

Inspector Appleby is stranded on a truly unusual island, with a slightly extraordinary bunch of individuals - too many males, too few girls (and considered one of them too appealing) reason a deal of difficulty. yet that's not anything in comparison to later advancements, together with the physique afloat within the water, and the assault via neighborhood inhabitants.

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Download E-books A Lack of Temperance (A Hattie Davish Mystery) PDF

By Anna Loan-Wilsey

From Anna Loan-Wilsey comes the 1st installment of a brand new old secret sequence that includes Hattie Davish, a touring secretary who arrives in a small Ozark city basically to find her new enterprise has disappeared. . .

On the eve of the heated presidential election of 1892, pass over Hattie Davish arrives in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, a scenic lodge city the place these with no the smell of whiskey on their breath have the plight of temperance on their tongues. Summoned for her companies as a personal secretary, Hattie is asking ahead to exploring the hills, indulging her penchant for botany--and discovering the town's good-looking general practitioner. yet it truly is not easy to get her task performed along with her service provider nowhere to be chanced on. . .

An military of unassuming ladies wielding hatchets have descended at the quiet Ozark village, destroying each saloon of their path--and leaving various enemies of their wake. So whilst their liked chief, mom Trevelyan, is murdered, it is simple to indicate palms. Now that she's operating for a useless lady, Hattie turns to her trusty typewriter to get to the reality. And as she follows a path of cryptic dying threats, she'll come nose to nose with a killer way more harmful than the Demon Rum. . .

"A impressive learn from a welcome boost to the style. This one just isn't missed--it has it all!" --Emily Brightwell

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Download E-books The Rat On Fire PDF

By George V. Higgins

It occasionally sounds like a good suggestion to place a fit to the matter you'll so much prefer to be with out. whilst it is a slum jam-packed with blacks who do not pay the hire, and your constructions are all insured, then it is the top proposal of all. but when you pay Jimmy and Leo to do it for you, you could locate you could have one other challenge. the most effective enjoyed titles from this American grasp of literary low existence.

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Download E-books The Case of the Missing Servant: From the Files of Vish Puri, Most Private Investigator (A Vish Puri Mystery) PDF

By Tarquin Hall

The 1st in a detective sequence that “immediately joins the No. 1 girls’ Detective company as representing the simplest in overseas cozies” (Booklist, starred review).

Meet Vish Puri, India’s such a lot inner most investigator. Portly, chronic, and unmistakably Punjabi, he cuts a made up our minds swath via smooth India’s swindlers, cheats, and murderers.

In sizzling and dusty Delhi, the place name facilities and department shops are altering the traditional textile of Indian existence, Puri’s major paintings comes from screening potential marriage companions, a task as soon as the look after of aunties and kinfolk monks. but if a decent public litigator is accused of murdering his maidservant, it takes all of Puri’s assets to enquire. along with his workforce of undercover operatives—Tubelight, Flush, and Facecream—Puri combines glossy ideas with ideas of detection proven in India greater than thousand years in the past, and divulges sleek India in all its seething complexity.

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Download E-books Threadbare (Needlecraft Mystery) PDF

By Monica Ferris

As full-time proprietor of the Crewel global needlework store and part-time sleuth, Betsy Devonshire has unraveled greater than her proportion of tangled clues within the USA this present day bestselling Needlecraft Mysteries. yet a cryptic embroidered message on a lifeless woman’s shirt might end up her maximum problem but…

When an aged homeless girl is located useless at the shore of Lake Minnetonka, she’s donning a shirt embroidered together with her will, which bequeaths every little thing she owns to her niece, Emily Hame—a member of the Monday Bunch at Betsy Devonshire’s Crewel global needlework store! yet Emily’s aunt is the second one homeless girl to be chanced on lifeless in Excelsior, Minnesota. Is an individual concentrating on the homeless, or is it with regards to a large inheritance? Emily seeks assistance from her fellow needlecrafter Betsy to find the typical thread among the deaths—and to figure out if a assassin may possibly strike back…  

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Download E-books Ruthless (Annie Carter Series, Book 5) PDF

By Jessie Keane

Annie Carter must have demanded to determine their our bodies mendacity on a slab within the morgue, yet she rather believed the Delaney twins have been long gone from her existence for strong. Now sinister issues are taking place round her and Annie Carter is resulted in one terrifying end: her sour enemies, the Delaney twins, didn't die all these years in the past. They're again they usually wish her, and her kin, lifeless. This isn't the 1st time a person has made an test on her lifestyles, but she's decided to make it the final. not anyone threatens Annie Carter and lives to inform the tale...

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